What is Epoxy Resin?

Epoxy Resin is an industrial chemical made up of the elements carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen. Epoxy Resin is also known by the trading name of Polyepoxide and its chemical formula is C14H20O4. It is generally available in liquid form and its color varies from white to slightly yellow. The compound comes in the forms:

  • Epoxy Resin 90%
  • Epoxy Resin 97%

This chemical has many industrial uses but its most common applications are in polyacid and anhydride cures.

Epoxy Resin 90%

Epoxy Resin Uses

Epoxy Resin is an extremely useful chemical. It is a special use chemical most popularly used in the polyacid and anhydride cures. Its uses are:

  • Epoxy Resins are used in paints and coatings. They provide protective coating with excellent hardness.
  • They are used as powder coatings for washers, driers, etc.
  • They are used for corrosion protection of steel pipes of the oil and gas industries.
  • They prevent rusting of metal food cans.
  • They are used for strong commercial and residential flooring. They are oil resistant and easy to clean.
  • They are used in structural and engineering adhesives providing high strength bonds.
  • They are used in industrial tooling to produce molds, laminates, castings, etc.
  • They are used for bonding glass or carbon fiber fabrics to produce composites that make the wind turbine rotor blades more efficient.
  • They are excellent electrical insulators and are widely used in the electronics industry.
  • They are used to plug selective layers in a reservoir producing excessive brine.
  • They are used as repair resins for marine applications.
  • They are used in aerospace industries as structural glue.

Is Epoxy Resin Safe?

Epoxy Resin is considered unsafe because the chemical is toxic. Exposure to this chemical can have acute or chronic health effects. According to the MSDS of Epoxy Resin 90%, and MSDS of Epoxy Resin 97%, it can cause irritation to the eyes and skin and is toxic to aquatic organisms. Repeated exposure can induce an allergic reaction or cause dermatitis. Proper storage and disposal of Epoxy Resin needs to be taken into consideration in order to avoid any unwanted effects.

Epoxy Resin 97%.

How is Epoxy Resin Made?

Industrially, Epoxy Resin is produced from a reaction between epichlorohydrin (ECH) and bisphenol-A (BPA). The latter may be replaced by other raw materials to produce specialty resins.

Where to Buy Epoxy Resin in Bulk?

You may be able to find small quantities of Epoxy Resin in your area. However, in order to buy large quantities of Epoxy Resin, it is preferable to import directly from the manufacturers. They can issue certifications and provide cost savings which is better than buying the chemical in small quantities locally or from a distributor.

If you require bulk quantities of this chemical, you can buy Epoxy Resin on our website or contact us for further details.

Epoxy Resin in bulk

Which Countries Manufacture Epoxy Resin in Bulk?

The consumption of Epoxy Resin has increased dramatically across the world, especially in the developing countries. Therefore, its huge demand has led to a surge in companies that produce it. The main producers of Epoxy Resin are:

  • China
  • Germany
  • Italy
  • France
  • United Kingdom
  • Spain

How is Epoxy Resin Exported?

Epoxy Resin 90% and Epoxy Resin 97% are shipped in:

  • 200kg plastic drums
  • 200kg steel drums
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What is the Latest Epoxy Resin Price?

As Epoxy Resin is a commodity product, the price usually changes depending on the price of raw materials, logistics and other related industrial inputs such as labor and taxes. In order to get the latest price of Epoxy Resin, please contact us and we will provide a quotation right up to your country.

Where to Buy Epoxy Resin?

Here at Camachem we have Epoxy Resin for sale. We export worldwide, so you can contact us for a FREE quotation via email address [email protected] or send a message on WhatsApp for a fast response at +86-131-2037-9271.